DEPARTMENT OF EARTH SCIENCES

DEPARTMENT OF EARTH SCIENCES

100 LEVEL (FIRST SEMESTER)

Course CodeCourse TitleStatusLP

 

Credits

 

CHM 1102General Chemistry IR33
CHM 1104Experimental Chemistry IR11
CSC 1101Introduction to ComputingR22
GEY 1101Introduction to Geology IC33
MTH 1101Elementary Mathematics IR33
PHY 1101MechanicsR33
PHY 1107Experimental Physics IR11
STA 1101Introduction to StatisticsR22
GES 1105Use of Library, Information & Communication TechnologyC22
GES 1108Communication in English I

 

C33
 Total   23

ELECTIVE

BIO 1101General Biology IE33

Minimum Credits Required =15     Maximum Credits Required =24

C= Compulsory R = Required E= Electives L= Lecture P= Practical

 

200 LEVEL (FIRST SEMESTER)

Course CodeCourse TitleStatusLPCredits
CHM 2104Inorganic Chemistry IR213
CHM 2106Analytical Chemistry IR213
GEY 2101Crystallography & MineralogyC213
GEY 2104Introduction to PetrologyC112
GEY 2106Elementary SurveyingR112
GEY 2108MacropalaeontogyR112
GEY 2109Geological Map InterpretationR112
GES  2102Introduction to Logic & PhilosophyC22
 Total 19

In addition to the above, Direct Entry students are to register for the following GES courses

Course CodeCourse TitleStatusLPCredits
GES 1105Use of Library, Information & Communication TechnologyC22
GES 1108Communication in English IC33

Minimum Credits Required =15       Maximum Credits Required =24

C= Compulsory R= Required E= Electives L= Lecture P= Practical

 

300 LEVEL (FIRST SEMESTER)

Course CodeCourse TitleStatusLPCredits
GEY 3101Sedimentology and Sedimentary PetrologyC213
GEY 3102Igneous and Metamorphic PetrologyC213
GEY 3105Structural GeologyC213
GEY 3106MicropaleontologyR112
GEY 3109Fundamentals of GeochemistryR22
GEY 3117Principles of GeophysicsR22
GEY 3119Remote Sensing & Photogeological InterpretationR112
 Total 17

ELECTIVE

GEY 3116Introduction to Mineral EconomicsE22

Minimum Credits Required =15     Maximum Credits Required =24

C= Compulsory R = Required E= Electives L= Lecture P= Practical

 

400 LEVEL (FIRST SEMESTER)

400 LEVELFIRST SEMESTER
S/NCourse CodeCourse TitleStatusLPCredits
1GEY 4101GeotectonicsR22
GEY 4102Isotope GeologyR22
2GEY 4103PalynologyR212
3GEY 4104Seminar in GeologyC22
4GEY 4107Exploration GeologyR22
5GEY 4108HydrogeologyR212
6.GEY 4109Geostaistics & GeoinformaticsR112
7.GEY 4113Marine GeologyR22
8.GEY 4115Geology of NigeriaC213
  Total 19

ELECTIVE

GEY 4117Environmental & Medical GeochemistryE22

Minimum Credits Required =15   Maximum Credits Required =24

C= Compulsory R = Required E= Electives L= Lecture P= Practical

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